National Engineers Week Celebration

Special Event at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation™

  • February 17 - 24, 2018
  • Time: 9:30am – 5pm

Free with Museum admission.

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Engineers transform dreams into reality when they dream big. The Henry Ford celebrates the dreamers and doers who solve problems and make our lives better by turning their ideas into reality. Be inspired and get hands-on as we join in the national celebration of Engineers Week across our campus.

 

Ticket Prices

Parking is $6 per vehicle for nonmembers, free for members.

Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation

    Member Non­member
Senior (62+) Free $20.00
General Admission (12-61) Free $22.00
Youth (3-11) Free $16.50
Children (2 & Under) Free Free

* Ticket prices are subject to change.

Event brought to you by our Sponsors:

Comerica Charitable Foundation Michigan Department of Transportation University of Michigan Dearborn
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Curator Close-Ups

January 21 & February 18 | 3:30pm

Curious what Matt Anderson, Curator of Transportation at The Henry Ford, has to say about engine innovations? Listen and view innovations and some exceptional engines with our digitized collection.

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Curator Close-Ups

January 21 & February 18 | 3:30pm

Curious what Matt Anderson, Curator of Transportation at The Henry Ford, has to say about engine innovations? Listen and view innovations and some exceptional engines with our digitized collection.
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Drama: "Elijah: The Real McCoy"

February 17 - 18 (Saturday & Sunday) | 11:30am, 1pm & 2pm

Join us for a musical performance by the Rev. Robert Jones and a dramatic presentation of “Elijah: The Real McCoy.” Learn about the fascinating Elijah McCoy, whose inventions got trains into the station ahead of time. Discover how he overcame racial injustice and went on to register 57 patents, including the automatic lubricating cup, which revolutionized the industrial machine industry.

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Drama: "Elijah: The Real McCoy"

February 17 - 18 (Saturday & Sunday) | 11:30am, 1pm & 2pm

Join us for a musical performance by the Rev. Robert Jones and a dramatic presentation of “Elijah: The Real McCoy.” Learn about the fascinating Elijah McCoy, whose inventions got trains into the station ahead of time. Discover how he overcame racial injustice and went on to register 57 patents, including the automatic lubricating cup, which revolutionized the industrial machine industry.
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Connect 3 Live! African American Innovators

February 1 - 28 (Wednesday - Sunday) | 10am & 3pm

You’ve been inspired by our Expert created Connect3 videos, now try it yourself live and in person on a facilitated journey through the Museum focused on African American Innovators and their ideas that changed how we live today.

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Connect 3 Live! African American Innovators

February 1 - 28 (Wednesday - Sunday) | 10am & 3pm

You’ve been inspired by our Expert created Connect3 videos, now try it yourself live and in person on a facilitated journey through the Museum focused on African American Innovators and their ideas that changed how we live today.
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Tinker Hack Invent Saturdays

Make Something Saturdays

September 9, 2017 - May 19, 2018 (Saturday) | 10am - 3pm

Learn firsthand how the American spirit of innovation and ingenuity is alive and well today. Try your hand at something new, something different. The activities change month to month. Hands-on. How-to, DIY, science and more!

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Make Something Saturdays

September 9, 2017 - May 19, 2018 (Saturday) | 10am - 3pm

Learn firsthand how the American spirit of innovation and ingenuity is alive and well today. Try your hand at something new, something different. The activities change month to month. Hands-on. How-to, DIY, science and more!
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